Mary Elizabeth McGlynn

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Mary Elizabeth McGlynn is a voice over actress, writer, singer and director. As an actress, she portrayed Major Motoko Kusanagi in Ghost In The Shell Innocence, Solid State Society, and Ghost In The Shell: Stand Alone Complex for which she won the American Anime Award for Best Actress. You can also hear her as Sei in Alpha Protocol and Nora in Final Fantasy XIII.  Some of her other popular roles are Cornelia in Code Geas, Kurenai from Naruto, Julia from Cowboy Bebop, Helba and Bordeau from .hack, Jagura from Wolf's Rain, and Caroline from Vampire Hunter D.

As a director, Mary Elizabeth has been directing Naruto for almost 8 years for which she received the 2008 SPJA award for best director.  She also just finished directing Norman Reedus in Ironman: Rise of the Technovores.  She also just finished directing the original series Boing and Wild Animal Babies. Mary Elizabeth co directed Marvel’s Ironman, Wolverine, X-Men, and Blade for G4. She has directed the four Naruto movies as well as Stitch!, Cowboy Bebop the series, Cowboy Bebop: Knockin' on Heaven’s Door, Wolf's Rain, Digimon seasons 3 and 4, the movie Appleseed and was a co-writer for the American adaptation of Metropolis.  She also directed the original animated series Gormiti Lords of Nature for Cartoon Network.

Mary Elizabeth has had the great honor of singing the music of Akira Yamaoka for the movies Julia X and Silent Hill as well as the games: Silent Hill 3, 4, 5, Origins, Downpour, Silent Hill: Shattered Memories, which she co-directed as well as Book of Memories and the re-release of Silent Hill 2/3 which she directed.

For the gaming world she directed Samuel L. Jackson and Ron Perlman as well as the rest of the original cast in the Afro Samurai game.  She also directed the entire cast of iCarly for their interactive game. Mary Elizabeth has directed the voice work for Soul Calibur Legends, Resident Evil: Umbrella Chronicles, Devil May Cry 3, 3.5 and 4, Spyhunter, the Naruto Clash of Ninja and Ultimate Ninja series, as well being second director for Kung Fu Panda.